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The dervish house

Author: Ian McDonald
Publisher: London : Gollancz, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Over the space of five days of an Istanbul heatwave, six lives weave a story of corporate wheeling and dealing, Islamic mysticism, political and economic intrigue, ancient Ottoman mysteries, a terrifying new terrorist threat, and a nanotechnology with the potential to transform every human on the planet.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian McDonald
ISBN: 9780575080522 0575080523 0575080531 9780575080539
OCLC Number: 559806480
Awards: Winner of British Science Fiction Association Award for Best Novel 2011 (UK)
Winner of John W Campbell Award 2011 (UK)
Short-listed for Arthur C. Clarke Award 2011 (UK)
Short-listed for Arthur C. Clarke Award 2011
Description: 472 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Ian McDonald.

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